Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research (BIHER) also known as Bharath University and is known for providing high-quality education to around 10000 students from across the world in multi-stream.  The institute facilitates the guidance of 1300 teaching faculty members to provide guidance to do Undergraduate, Postgraduate programs and to facilitate Ph.D. research. BIHER has four campuses located in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. The various fields of Management, Engineering, etc. are offered to the students. Check Bharath University Admissions

The institute provides multi-stream, high-quality education and multi-stream environment which is sprawling across 305 acres of land having state of art infrastructure facilities.

Bharath University Highlights

Founded In


University Type

Deemed to be University

Campus Area

305 Acres

Approved By




How to Reach

9 km from Medavakkam Bus Station, Chennai

39.4 km from Chennai Central

13.7 km from Chennai International Airport

Bharath University Courses

BIHER Chennai offers B.Tech, B.Arch, BBA, BCA, B.Sc., and BA in various disciplines at UG level. At PG level, it offers M.Tech, M.Arch, MBA, MCA, M.Sc., M.Com, MA courses in various specializations. It also offers Ph.D., M.Phil and MS by Research at the research level. The institute also offers B.Tech and MCA in Lateral entry.

Course Name


Exam Accepted


A pass in 10+2 or it's equivalent with minimum 50% aggregate in Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry



A pass in 10+2 or its equivalent with minimum 50% aggregate is required with Mathematics as a compulsory subject.


B.Sc (Hons) Agriculture

A pass in 10+2 or it's equivalent with minimum 50% aggregate in Physics & Chemistry



The candidate with a minimum of 50 % marks in aggregate in a Bachelor of Architecture degree course


Any B.E./B.Tech or its equivalent examinations approved by UGC/AICTE in appropriate branch with at least 60% marks in the aggregate from any recognized institute or university.


Any Undergraduate with first-class or 60% marks or equivalent.

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Bharath Engineering Entrance Examination or BEEE is organized by Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research (BIHER), Chennai. It is a national level entrance examination conducted in two phases. BEEE is a gateway to undergraduate & post-graduate engineering & architecture courses in the university.

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Bharath University Placements

Bharath University offers Placements to all candidates through their central placement cell. The institute provides 100% placement. The placement and training cell organizes pre-placement talks, written tests and interviews with the organizations.

The placement cell organizes various pre-placement talks such as written tests, group discussions and interviews as required by the recruiting companies. These activities lead to the success of the university.

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Bharath University Rankings

The NIRF rankings 2018 are given by MHRD, Government of India.



2nd Place

Outreach & Inclusivity in India

3rd Place

Private University in Tamil Nadu

5th Place

Private University in India

21st Place

All University in India (819 Universities)

35th Place

All Institution in India (4000 including universities and colleges)

Why Join Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research (BIHER), Chennai?

  • BIHER has excellent infrastructure and pedagogy to enlighten students. Here, experts make efforts to blend room-teaching and practical nuances of the topic.
  • The library is well-stocked with books, journals, periodicals, and back volumes and caters to the needs of students and research scholars.
  • The institute has various global partners to promote the exchange of ideas and knowledge. The various partners are Northampton University UK, Western Michigan, USA, Cornell State University, University of California and various others.
  • BIHER helps students to achieve their goals by preparing them for corporate challenges. The Placement division has English training, interview training, campus interviews and career guidance to offer to the students.
  • BIHER has 14 schools of excellence to provide specialization to students in their field of interest.

Bharath University Scholarships

Bharath University Scholarships are offered to students on the basis of Merit, sports and BEEE basis. Click on the link given to know more about the criteria and amount of scholarships given to students.


Ques: What is the approval and accreditation status of BIHER Chennai?

Ans: BIHER Chennai was accredited ‘A’ Grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has approved the Institute.

Ques: What are the facilities available at BIHER Chennai?

Ans: BIHER Chennai offers various facilities to enrich the students with knowledge like providing a library well-stocked with books, journals, periodicals to fulfil the needs of students, well-equipped labs, cafeteria with hygienic food, hostels for both boys and girls and sports facilities for both indoor and outdoor games.

Ques: What are the programs offered at BIHER Chennai?

Ans: BIHER Chennai offers various programs in Engineering, Architecture, Computer Applications, Management, Commerce, Science, Arts and Medical streams such as LLB, B.Tech, B.Arch, B.Com, B.Sc, BBA, BCA, BA, B.Tech, MA, M.Sc,, M.Arch, MCA, M.Com, MBA and M.Phil.

Ques: What are the entrance examinations accepted at BIHER Chennai?

Ans: BIHER Chennai provides admission to various courses based on the entrance examination (BEEE) conducted by the Institute itself. Another entrance examination accepted by the institute for admission is NATA.

Ques: What is the estimated cost to pursue an M.Sc program at BIHER Chennai?

Ans: The estimated cost of a 2-year M.Sc program at BIHER Chennai is approximately INR 30,000 per year. This amount only covers the academic fee and it does not include accommodation charges, travel, food and any incidental expenses.

Ques: How is BIHER Chennai for academics?

Ans: BIHER Chennai is among one of the top private Institutes in Tamil Nadu. The Institute provides high-quality education to around 10,000 students across various streams and specializations and about 1,500 skilled teaching faculties provide guidance to students.

Ques: What is the selection criteria of the B.Arch admission at BIHER Chennai?

Ans: The selection criteria for the B.Arch admission at BIHER Chennai is that candidates should have passed 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate with Mathematics as a compulsory subject. The final section will be based on the score of the candidates in the NATA entrance examination.

Ques: What is the eligibility criteria to apply for the M.Tech program offered at BIHER Chennai?

Ans: To apply for the 2-year M.Tech program offered at BIHER Chennai, candidates should hold a bachelor’s degree in BE or B.Tech in the relevant discipline with at least 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized institute or university.

Ques: What are the rankings of BIHER Chennai?

Ans: BIHER Chennai was ranked at 2nd under the category Outreach & Inclusivity in India, 3rd under Private University in Tamil Nadu category, 5th under Private University in India category, 21st under All University in India category and 35th under all institutions in Inda category by NIRF.

Ques: Does BIHER Chennai provides scholarships to candidates?

Ans: Yes, BIHER Chennai provides scholarships to candidates on the basis of merit, sports and BEEE. Merit-based scholarships are provided to candidates whose family income is less than INR 2 LPA after considering the academic merit of the candidates.